Amy Oberholtzer

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'Dungeons & Dragons' Issues a Partial Recall of New Book Due to Damaged Covers<p>Dungeons and Dragons 05/18/2018 01:32 pm<p>Dungeons and Dragons<p>PlayStation …

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Astronomy 101

Relax and let The '90s Button soundtrack your Friday

There’s a new, silly website in town, and it could help soundtrack your Friday. <i>The '90s Button</i>was created by Sune Frantsen and David Adalberth …

Flip Me The Bird

One of these days when I see someone with long fingernails in person I’m just gonna keep insulting them and agitating them until they finally get fed …

Minnesota

How To Entertain Your Corgi At The Vet (VIDEO)

"Why are you torturing me you monstrous creature? Let me bite your finger this instant!"<p><i>You can follow Mochi The Corgi's adventures on his adorable Tumblr page.</i>

WWIB: M-I-S-S-I-S-S-I-P-P-I

We were going to title this edition of Who Wears It Better as “Mississippi Mudbutts” since that’s where both photos were taken. But before I could …

Ripoff

Raise The Roof

I don’t mean to be the bearer of bad news, but that guy you gave your car to so he could pimp it out was definitely not Xzibit. Unless his goal was …

Homelessness

5 Signs of a Crappy Motel They Never Show in the Pictures

It's a basic fact of life that from time to time, a little redoing is in order. It's true for people, places, things, and Kenny Rogers' face alike. I …

Art Deco

5 Reminders We Could All Use Right Now

To say that this has been a pretty messed up year is an understatement on par with calling Amanda Bynes "quirky." We've had enough legal and …

Dark Souls

The Day I Never Climbed Mount Everest on Facebook

Don't believe everything that you read.<p>During the age of self-promotion on social media, it's important to remember the above-mentioned refrain.<p><i>"Only two weeks to go before I start my ascent up Mt. Everest. Wish me luck."</i><p>I posted this harmless status update on Facebook. Within seconds, and …

Inside the frozen-food archipelago

Seventy percent of all the food you eat passes through an oft-overlooked system of refrigerated warehouses, factories, and trucks, writes Alexis …

Stuff you absolutely need to know about the GMO debate

I lovelovelovelovelove this Grist series on the nuances, contradictions, and confusions surrounding the public debate over genetically modified …

Space-time loops may help explain black holes

Black holes can't fully be described by general relativity, but physicists hope to understand the inner workings of these odd objects by applying a theory called loop quantum gravity.<p>Physics cannot describe what happens inside a black hole. There, current theories break down, and general relativity …

How food tastes isn't just about how the food tastes

Other senses besides taste matter in determining what your food tastes like and whether you like it. And we're not just talking about scent here. At …

The Loophole by Garfunkel and Oates

Garfunkel and Oates have written “The Loophole,” a song about “God’s Loophole”.<p>In addition to this blog, Laughing Squid is also an independent web …

Will Ferrell Sucks Face for Old Milwaukee in Super Bowl Spot

During last year’s Super Bowl broadcast, one Nebraska town was treated to a surprise: an actual ad for Old Milwaukee starring hilarious, fully grown oaf Will Ferrell. Given the star’s comedic repertoire, the ad must have seemed like a put-on, or a stealth preview for a movie, or some elaborate …

Atlas of True Names, Maps That Replace Location Names With Their Original Meanings

Kalimedia has created the Atlas of True Names, a collection of maps that use etymology to translate the names of places into their original meanings. …

Dramatic Reading of the Day: The Real Samuel L. Jackson Reads a Redditor’s Monologue

As part of a promotional campaign for the non-profit Alzheimer’s Society, Hollywood’s badass Samuel L. Jackson hosted a surprise contest in which he pledged to read out loud the most upvoted 300-word monologue written and submitted to Reddit. And here’s the winning submission written by Redditor Adiddy.<p>Note: this video contains some WARNING language. Viewer discretion advised.

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Malicious Focus Group Convinces Marketers Cinnamon Mountain Dew Is The Next Big Thing

School Bus Driver Pranks Students With Fake Cancelled School Day (VIDEO)

This prank video teaches us two important lessons: 1. Bus drivers can be sadistic. 2. Kids will scream for both good news and bad news. Though, the latter includes screams of "I hate you!"<p><i>Via Viral Viral Videos</i>

Weeping Guy

Optical Illusion of the Day: Spinning Illusion of the Chocolate Zoetrope

This zoetrope on display at the Phillip Island Chocolate Factory in Melbourne, Australia features a round wheel of chocolate bird characters that appear to come to life as the device spins.

Ammonia Leak on ISS ‘Very Serious,’ Emergency Spacewalks Scheduled

<b>At the risk of starting your Friday of with bad news, an ammonia leak in the system that cools the International Space Station may be more severe</b> …

Chris Hadfield Explains Why It’s Difficult to Smell in Space

<b>Chris Hadfield</b> is definitely one of our favorite astronauts, and as part of his stay on the <b>International Space Station</b> he’s been explaining how stuff …

Chris Hadfield